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Arsenal failed to qualify for this season’s Champions League and the club may even fail to qualify for next year’s competition if they do not adequately strengthen the core of their squad this month.
As far as the club transfer news is concerned, a certain Brazilian player is in the limelight with a move to the Emirates.
According to Spanish outlet Don Balon, with the arrival of Philippe Coutinho at Barcelona, the future of Rafinha is up in the air. The Samba midfielder was a bench warmer last season and we can expect that he will not much game time now that Philippe has arrived.
Not to forget, the 24-year-old midfielder has mainly been on the treatment table this season and has not played in single game for the Catalan side this season.
Last season, he featured in 18 matches for Barca and directly contributed in 12 goals scoring seven goals and registering 5 assists.
As per the Spanish outlet, there’ve been three proposals for Rafinha from Celta Vigo, Inter Milan but the big proposal is the one one Arsene Wenger has put on the table as the Frenchman looks to replace Mesut Ozil.
Liverpool are reported to be interested in signing Rafinha, who has a €75million release clause in his contract with the La Liga table leaders. Prior to Coutinho moving to Nou Camp, the Merseyside were reportedly considering to have Rafinha as part of the deal to sell the Brazilian. Rafinha ending up Arsenal won’t pleased the Reds but sincerely, we don’t give a fuck!